Blog

6 Surprising Things That Fail a Home Inspection

6 Surprising Things That Fail a Home Inspection Having an inspection done on a home before buying it is an essential step in the home-buying process. By having a home inspection done, you'll receive an unbias opinion of the condition of the house before deciding to buy or not. Although it is true that you can waive home inspections, this isn't something that you want to consider. A home inspection...
Continue Reading →

Finding the Perfect Home: How Getting Your Potential Home Inspected Is Crucial

Finding the Perfect Home: How Getting Your Potential Home Inspected Is Crucial The Perfect Home: How Getting Your Potential Home Inspected Is Crucial Finding the perfect home can be a daunting task. We reveal how getting your potential home inspected is a crucial aspect of buying a new home or condo. Think you've found the perfect home? There's nothing more important than having your future home...
Continue Reading →

Wet Basements: Water and Homes Don't Mix

  Water and Homes Don’t Mix At this time of year, water damage from melting snow, from rainfall accumulation on frozen ground, and from river and lake overflow, is a real concern for many people. Water damage to a home can mean a number of things depending on the severity and where and how it enters. Whether you are buying a new home or preparing a home for sale, there are a few telltale signs...
Continue Reading →

What makes a good home inspection in Toronto?

  A Toronto home inspection is a third party evaluation of your property. Professional home inspectors examine numerous components of a house, condo or other structure in order to identify defects as well as health and safety issues. This gives you the ability to review the present condition of the home and make a decision about whether or not you want to proceed with the...
Continue Reading →

Home Maintenance Plan

As a Registered Home Inspector in Toronto, I’ve been trained to identify deficiencies in a home.  By far the majority of deficiencies observed are related to minor and improper maintenance which, when left unattended too long can lead to very expensive repairs.  With human nature being what it is, these types of deficiencies are generally left until such time where they are motivated to act, such as when...
Continue Reading →